Events

Thursday, November 7

 Exhibition: Rachel Whiteread

Five cast-stone sculptures by Rachel Whiteread reinterpret the artist’s earlier resin castings of the space beneath chairs. The works are arranged in a table...

A Man's World: Steve Oney in Conversation with Rebecca Burns

Is it still a man's world? Part of the 2019 Spotlight on the Arts festival, journalist and Grady College alumnus Steve Oney will discuss his book A Man's...

Exhibition: Baci from Cortona

In 1970, the University of Georgia Studies Abroad Program in Cortona (UGA Cortona) was initiated. The vision and devoted efforts of founder and director,...

Exhibition: Beautiful and Brutal: Georgia Bulldogs Football, 2017

In 2017, the Bulldogs followed a strong regular season with an SEC title and a win at the Rose Bowl before heading to the national championship game in...

Exhibition: Before the War: Photographs of Syria by Peter Aaron

In 2009, Peter Aaron traveled with his family to Syria. Aaron spent his trip photographing city streets and sites in and around Syria, such as the desert...

Exhibition: Beth Thompson, Photography

Photographer Beth Thompson returns to the State Botanical Garden of Georgia for an exhibition of recent works. An opening reception, including an artist...

Exhibition: Codified Color

Dodd graduate students Mary Gordon, Christina Foard, and Nick Abrami employ color as a means to examine personal histories. Gordon’s wood and wire...

Exhibition: Drama and Devotion in Baroque Rome

Rome has long been a key destination for artists. At the beginning of the 17th century, painters from across Europe flocked to the Eternal City to see the...

Exhibition: Growing Through Art - Athens Art Association Artists Celebrate Their Centennial Year

The Athens Art Association, in celebrating their centennial year, presents the exhibition, “Growing Through Art.” Current members are presenting...

Exhibition: Immortal Beloved

Dodd MFA candidate Robby Toles reimagines the amateur Youtube vlog with a dedicated audience as a romantic production for a singular recipient, Immortal...

Exhibition: Kiki Kogelnik, Julia Scher, Erika Vogt, Lisa Williamson

Kiki Kogelnik, Julia Scher, Erika Vogt, Lisa Williamson is a group show that features work by four artists made between 1967 and the present, which span...

Exhibition: Mary Lee Bendolph: Quilted Memories

This exhibition features quilts created by artist Mary Lee Bendolph spanning three decades. Bendolph worked in textile-related fields until 1992, when she...

Exhibition: Storytelling in Renaissance Maiolica

This focused exhibition brings together a small selection of tin-glazed earthenware produced in the duchy of Urbino, Italy, in the 16th century. Colorfully...

Exhibition: The New South and The New Slavery: Convict Labor in Georgia

The Thirteenth Amendment abolished slavery in the United States, and outlawed forced labor except for use as punishment for a crime. Georgia, along with...

Spotlight on the Arts Festival

Presented by the UGA Arts Council, the eighth annual Spotlight on the Arts festival features dozens of events and exhibitions in the visual, literary and...

Construction Advisory: Center for Art and Nature at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Construction for the Center for Art and Nature at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia will occur from Sept. 30, 2019 through June 2020. Expect occasional...

Construction Advisory: Brumby Hall Renovation

Construction activities for the renovation of Brumby Hall will begin on May 28, 2019, and continue through July 2020. The sidewalks on Baxter Street and S....

Exhibition: Creatures of the Night

This exhibition from the Georgia Museum of Natural History is all about bats. Bats are vital to ecosystems all over the world: they serve as natural pest...

Exhibition: Moon Rocks!

A spotlight exhibition in honor of the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing.

Exhibition: Now and Then: 1979

A look back at 1979 and the lasting legacy of the events that filled the public mind. 1979 was the the year of the Three Mile Island nuclear disaster and...

Employer of the Day | Viking Forest Products

Viking Forest Products is a wholesale trading business focused on softwood and hardwood lumber trading. Viking is built around a trading floor of 40+ high...

Nature Ramblers

Sessions will start with an inspirational reading by a nature writer such as Annie Dillard, John Muir, or Janisse Ray. This is a ramble not a hike; ramblers...

Research Account Discussion Group (RADG)

RADG meetings are geared towards central and departmental personnel supporting UGA sponsored activities. These meetings allow members to share information...

Garden Earth Explorers

Join the State Botanical Garden of Georgia education team as they bring you a new program to the Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden called Garden Earth...

Microbiology Seminar

"Strategies to Develop Durable Bacteriophage Cocktails As New Antibacterial Therapeutics to Combat Multidrug-resistant Infections," Dr. Mikeljon Nikolich,...

First Gen in Graduate School: A Chat with First Gen Scholars

Are you a first-generation graduate/professional student, post-doc, or a first-generation undergraduate student interested in graduate school? Come network...

Discussion: Exploring White Privilege with the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Facilitators: Dr. Chris Mojock, clinical assistant professor, Department of Kinesiology, and Briana Bivens, M.Ed., graduate student in the Office of...

Lecture: Rebecca J. Scott

“The House on Bitterness Street: Maternity, Slavery, and a Fragile Freedom,” Rebecca J. Scott, Charles Gibson Distinguished University Professor of History...

SoTL Writing Power Hour

Join UGA scholars on Thursdays from 2-3:30 pm at the Center for Teaching and Learning to work on your SoTL writing project. Light conversation among...

Monthly Neuroscience Seminar Series

"New frontiers of edited magnetic resonance spectroscopy," Dr. Georg Oeltzschner.

Book Release Reception - Maurice Daniels's Ground Crew

Celebrate the release of Ground Crew: The Fight to End Segregation at Georgia State, the latest book by Dr. Maurice C. Daniels, dean emeritus and professor...

Watch Dawgs - Active Bystander Intervention Program

Watch Dawgs is an active bystander intervention program that prepares students to identify and prevent potentially risky situations. This program provides...

Lecture: Jane Tylus

"Italy at the Margins of Empire: Pastoral as a Way of Seeing," Jane Tylus, professor of Italian and Comparative Literature, Yale University. Tylus's lecture...

NYC Maymester Interest Meeting

Come learn about the New York Maymester and what it's like to live in New York for three weeks. The New York Maymester Program is an intensive educational...

American Sign Language Class: Level 1

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education offers programs in American Sign Language at both the Athens and Gwinnett campuses. Participants...

Extended Time MSW Information Session

The Extended Time MSW Program offers classes after 5 p.m. weeknights or on Saturdays at the Gwinnett Campus and can be earned over three years or eight...

Holbrook Lecture: Alvia Wardlaw

Alvia J. Wardlaw is a director/curator of the University Museum at Texas Southern University and professor of art history. She has mentored countless...

Reception: Baci from Cortona

A public reception for the Baci from Cortona photography exhibition, which documents and celebrates 50 years of the UGA study abroad program in Cortona,...

Dinner & Discussion w/ Dr. Baker-Goering | CDC

Interested in Behavioral, Environmental, or Public Health Economics? Deciding on pursuing an emphasis in public policy? Join Women in Economics as we hear...

One Health Club @ UGA: Open Lecture

Join One Health Club @ UGA for a speaker series that features professionals and their stories of working on interdisciplinary projects. Enjoy the community...

Literary Arts at UGA: A Showcase

The Georgia Review, UGA’s Creative Writing Program, and Stillpoint Literary Magazineare pleased to present Literary Arts at UGA: A Showcase. This event will...

Phi Kappa Debate

Join the Phi Kappa Literary Society each Thursday at 7 p.m. as they debate a variety of topics including politics, medicine, sports, pop culture, history,...

University of Georgia Women's Basketball vs Kennesaw State

University of Georgia Women's Basketball vs Kennesaw State TV: SECN+ Streaming Video: www.espn.com/watch?id=9c6b54b5-7932-4cd8-a433-da029625133d Streaming...

Hodgson Singers: All Things Rush On

The University of Georgia Hodgson Singers will perform their first concert of the 2019-2020 Ensemble Series during the 8th annual Spotlight on the Arts. The...

Thursday, November 7